Franz Josef glacier walks

Franz Josef West Coast New Zealand 7886

Enjoy moderate to easy walks around the township of Franz Josef and its glacier.


Glacier Valley walk

Time and skill level: 45 minutes | moderate

From the glacier car park it’s a 45-minute walk to the public glacier viewing point.

Te Ara A Waiau walkway

Time and skill level: 1 hour | easy

Track goes from village to glacier carpark via bush track.

Peters Pool walk

Time and skill level: 25 minutes | easy

Enjoy reflective views of the glacier and mountain peaks from the smaller kettle lake.

More information on West Coast walks

For more information on West Coast Walks please visit:




Contact Franz Josef glacier walks

Franz Josef glacier walks


Information available on this web site concerning products and services is provided by third parties. Information changes regularly, so you should use this as a guide only. Please make direct contact with a product or service provider to confirm details.